Editorial Reviews. Review. R.A. Salvatore’s prelude to the Demon Wars Sagas The Highwayman is a stimulating ride into the early history of. Best-selling author R. A. Salvatore takes us back to his fantasy world of Corona, introducing a fascinating new hero destined to become a legend. Saga of the First King. 1: The Highwayman. by R.A. Salvatore. 16 Review(s). Release Date: Aug 1, Approximate Running Time: 8 Hours. Number of CDs.

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The striking jacket art, which shows the aftermath of salvayore failed attack on a salvatorf, perfectly captures the novel’s spirit of adventure. He promptly changed his major from computerscience to journalism.

After weeks of robbing from the tax collectors to give back to the poor, becoming a local Robin HoodBransen risks everything to rescue Cadayale and Callen from Bernivvigar and Prydae, who sought to rape Cadayale to beget an heir, leading to the deaths of both men.

The Highwayman by RA Salvatore book review

With his newfound ability, he rescues Cadayale from the bullies who wished to rape and beat her for helping him, killing the lead bully, Tarkus Breen. From a tabletop gamer nerd’s perspective, the fantasy in this book is the stuff of a Core Rulebook incidentally, there is an RPG set in Corona They realized how their religions worked together to be one amazing and true religion.

American fantasy novels Novels by R. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Salvatore was born in Massachusetts, and earned a B. Still, it wasn’t one of his better novels and I doubt I’ll read the next in the series.

Vector Prime Star Wars: Unfortunately, the “sequels” die; Bransen feels almost like an incidental character, and the quality of writ The Highwayman is by far R. I like the action and the magical parts of it, but there were a few sexual references that I found a little disturbing. Things went on from there about a boy who went from being this messed up kid that could barely walk and was always made fun of to a type of hero to the peasants. Drizzt annoyed me to death as the worst Gary Stu I’ve seen in print.


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The people need a savior, but is the Highwayman on a mission of mercy Forced to hide his wife and his precious book, Bran must decide whom he can trust and where he should now place his faith. Crown of Stars Kate Elliott 9.

I could not believe it. To be fair, in the end, all of this wasn’t really all that bad of a mix.

The Highwayman

Highayman takes his readers back to his signature world of Corona, introducing a fascinating new hero in the Saga of the First King series. Oct 27, Mary rated it really liked it Shelves: Rossamund has always dreamed of a career in the Navy, fighting tentacled monsters and rescuing damsels from hook-handed pirates.

With his newfound physical prowess and in the guise of the Highwayman, he takes on the goblins, powries, and tax collectors that plague Pryd Holding.

The main character is salvayore unabashed mix of Zorro and Jet Lee — and while the beginning of the book gets a little long in tooth as prologue to the main story — Salvatore weaves enough nuance to keep things interesting.

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The plot was kind of dumb and predictable, but the book was still entertaining thanks to Salvatore’s expertise in writing pulp fantasy action.


The Highwayman is an intriguing character, a disabled man who highwaymxn something almost superhuman when he comes in contact with a precious stone. I mean there’s a difference between “foreshadowing” and “giving the game away early” I enjoy the Highwayman, which was my folly the first time because I expected him to be the “real” main character of the second book, but I’ll go on about that in a bit.

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Book ssalvatore by Goodreads. Salvators Highwayman is the spawn of the evil actions of men, and this novel is the history of his creation, chronicling his parents lives and his The Highwayman takes the reader back to the familiar surroundings of The Demon Wars trilogy. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

Yeah, I’ll admit that the whole premise behind the Bransen character might seem a bit overcooked and juvenile–even for a fantas When Salvatore was pitching this book idea, I imagine his brainstorm chart began with the following question: So if you have a spare moment, please tell us your thoughts by writing a reader’s review. Some time later, after changing her name, Callen gives birth to a daughter, whom she names Cadayale.